READER QUESTION: Angkor Wat Accessibility with Bad Ankles

In Asia-Pacific Travel Locations, Mobility Challenges, Reader Questions On July 24, 2014 0 Comments

I received the following email from Andy regarding Angkor Wat accessibility: We are aging parents, and planning to visit Angkor Wat. I am unable to walk very far… Read More »


Happy Birthday Mom!

In Random Thoughts On July 22, 2014 0 Comments

Today is Mom’s 84th Birthday! I came across this poem and thought it totally summed up my feelings. Happy Birthday Mom!  


Disney Flashback – 1992 Trip with Mom and Dad

In Destination Ideas, North American Travel Locations On July 18, 2014 0 Comments

As you may have seen, Mom and I went to Disney a couple weeks ago and had a MARVELOUS time!                … Read More »

Book Update

Update – Planes, Canes, and Automobiles

In Planes, Canes, and Automobiles On July 16, 2014 0 Comments

I’m excited to share with TWAP readers progress on the book: Planes, Canes, and Automobiles: Connecting with Your Aging Parents through Travel. As you may have read, I… Read More »


14 of the Funniest Travel Quotes

In Humor On July 12, 2014 1 Comment

At times, there can be little to laugh about when it comes to travel. However, to prove that theory wrong, I’ve compiled 14 of my favorite travel funnies… Read More »

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Discounts on Lodging: Vacation Rentals

In Hotels, Senior Discounts On July 10, 2014 0 Comments

This September I’ll be attending the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) for the second year in a row, Even though I’ll have a numb bum after sitting through… Read More »

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Reader Travel Tales: A Journey to Normandy in Remembrance of the D-Day Invasion

In Europe, Reader Travel Tales On July 8, 2014 0 Comments

Last November, a reader named Deb Wood sent the following note in to the Travel with Aging Parents website about a trip she was hoping to take in… Read More »

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The Grubb Family – Born to Ride Harleys (at 84 and 2 1/2)

In Humor On July 6, 2014 1 Comment

Mom was obviously excited to see my brother and his family this weekend. However, I know she was also thrilled about riding with Eric on the back of… Read More »


Nothing says “let’s celebrate America” like drinking beer and playing with explosives! Happy 4th of July!

In Humor On July 4, 2014 0 Comments

Just add brats and we’ve got a PARTY! Happy 4th of July!    

Mom and Memory (sister-in-law) in Cambodia

GUEST POST: Never Too Old to Plan an Adventure!

In Asia-Pacific Travel Locations, Guest Posts On July 1, 2014 0 Comments

I love today’s post, from guest blogger Layla Black of Groovy Grape Tours, because it really resonates with my mom’s attitude on aging and with the reasons why… Read More »